Essays Tagged: "Magnus Eisengrim"

Violence as a Main Attraction in" Fifth Business" by Robertson Davis.

er the death of his father and joined the circus. Though his experience in the circus made him into Magnus Eisengrim, it was the circumstances of the snowball incident that caused him to feel much hos ... ary Dempster, a little token of remembrance Dunstan kept on his desk. Though it was never said that Magnus actually committed this act of violence it was pretty clear to the reader that the coincidenc ...

(4 pages) 61 1 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Paul Demster and the role he plays in "Fifth Business" by Robertson Davis

f his father Paul ran away and joined the circus. Though his experience in the circus made him into Magnus Eisengrim, "The Great Magician", he was still unable to free himself from his past.Paul also ... Percy. This hostility resulted in the mysterious murder of Percy and though it was never said that Magnus actually committed this act of violence it was pretty clear to the reader that the coincidenc ...

(2 pages) 54 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Fifth Business Subjective Writing Piece

e he saw Staunton was the night before his death, when he had drinks with Staunton and the magician Magnus Eisengrim. It seems that all three had been childhood friends from Deptford with different na ... ms that all three had been childhood friends from Deptford with different names.When I went to find Magnus Eisengrim at his show, an audience memeber had shouted out "Who killed Boy Staunton?", and a ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Dunstan Ramsay compared to Boyd Staunton has much more success in life

hat Leola gave him.In contrast to Dunstan, who has joined the magic company and met Paul Dempster, (Magnus Eisengrim) now. Dunstan proud of himself that he taught him magic when Paul was young. And Pa ...

(2 pages) 18 0 1.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Guilt in Robertson Davies' "Fifth Business"

o deal with the guilt, and results in becoming a world famous magician. The changing of his name to Magnus Eisengrim, "My real name is Magnus Eisengrim; that is who I am and that is how the world know ...

(4 pages) 73 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Deptford Trilogy

); by the woman he did not know (Denyse and Mary Dempster); by the man who granted his inmost wish (Magnus Eisengrim allowed him to kill himself painlessly); and by the inevitable fifth, who was keepe ...

(4 pages) 1104 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Fifth Business Essay

er, he saw a beautiful light in her, just as he had seen in Mary Dempster.Liesl's business partner, Magnus Eisengrim, was very good at what was called turning appearance and reality on and off wheneve ...

(6 pages) 4 0 0.0 Dec/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Sensation & Perception

Rebirth and Renaming, Fifth Business

his name to Faustus LeGrande and made his transition from boy to man. The second name that came was Magnus Eisengrim. He developed this name from Lisel after he left Willard the Wizard. Both of his na ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers